Posted November 7, 2012 at 12:00 am

• Wednesday, November 7 •

Teen Crafting
Teens are invited to join North-East Public Library, 6000 Wilson Rd., for a night of crafting beginning at 5 p.m.



• Thursday, November 8 •

La Chalupa Farmers Market
Mattie Rhodes’ La Chalupa Farmers Market will be held from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. and features locally grown produce. The farmers market will be held every Thursday at the Mattie Rhodes Center, 148 N. Topping Ave., Kansas City, Mo. SNAP/EBT cards will be accepted.


Game Day for Adults
North-East Public Library will host a game day for adults beginning at 10 a.m. at the library.



• Friday, November 9 •

Story Time and Craft
Join North-East Public Library for its weekly story time and craft at 10:30 a.m. Parents and kids will enjoy stories geared toward toddlers and pre-schoolers. Get ready for songs, tongue twisters and dramatic play.


Meet and Greet with former KC Wizards player
Area residents are invited to attend a meet and greet with former KC Wizards player Nick Garcia from 11 a.m. to noon at the new soccer complex at 9th and Van Brunt. Learn how you can help Garcia’s organization G3 Inc. with the cost of upkeep at 9th and Van Brunt and running community athletic programs not covered by the city. G3 is operating and maintaining the new soccer complex at 9th and Van Brunt. Please RSVP as space is limited; Contact Gabe Munoz at or 816-472-6767 to RSVP or for questions.


Knights of Columbus Bingo
Join Knights of Columbus Council 4613 for a night of bingo and food from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Parish St. Joseph Hall, 3208 Lexington, Kansas City, Mo.



• Saturday, November 10 •

VFW Potluck Dinner
VFW Aux. 9997 will host a potluck dinner from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. for all veterans at 6801 Wilson Rd., Kansas City, Mo. All veterans and families are welcome. Please bring a dish to share.



• Sunday, November 11 •

Knights of Columbus Monthly Breakfast
Join Knights of Columbus Council 4613 for its monthly breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon. Cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children. The breakfast will be held at St. Anthony’s Parish St. Joseph Hall, 3208 Lexington, Kansas City, Mo.


Sunday Family Movie
Check out North-East Public Library’s Sunday Family Movie at the library at 2 p.m.



• Tuesday, November 13 •

Independence Plaza neighborhood elections
Independence Plaza Neighborhood Association will hold officer elections for the 2013 calendar year at 7 p.m. at City Union Mission, 13th and Olive. If you are interested in being selected for the election, contact Lee Lambert, (816) 241-4868.



• Upcoming •

VFW Bake Sale
VFW Aux. 9997 will host a bake sale Nov. 17 at the post, 6801 Wilson Rd., Kansas City, Mo., from noon until they run out of goodies.


Kiwanis Chili Supper
The Blue Valley Kiwanis Club is hosting an All You Can Eat Chili Day on Thursday, Nov. 15, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Blue Valley Salvation Army Building, 6618 Truman Rd., Kansas City, Mo. Cost is $7 and includes drink and dessert.


Hard hat tours
Take a 90-minute tour of Corinthian Hall, the more than 100-year-old home of lumber baron Robert A. Long and his family, with Kansas City Museum Director Christopher Leitch on Nov. 18. Visitors will see Corinthian Hall in mid-renovation. Advance registration is required and cost is $5. Tour begins at 12:30 p.m. at the Museum, 3218 Gladstone Blvd.


Holiday Open House
The Kansas City Museum will host a free Holiday Open House from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at the Museum. Meet the fairy princesses and listen to seasonal music. Fairy Princess Costume Contest winners will also be honored. Please RSVP by visiting